Experian Footfall data for week 17, 2011
April 25 2011 to May 1, 2011
- Footfall increased marginally week on week by 0.1%. It did, however, drop by 4% year on year. Bank Holiday Monday saw footfall drop by 14.4% year on year. Tuesday was up by 15.2%, Wednesday by 9.7% and Thursday by 21.4%. These three days showed good year-on-year growth and indicated that many people would have taken the week off work.
- The royal wedding saw footfall fall by 33% and it remained down on Saturday at 10.2% and then was down by 11.1% on Sunday. The warm weather and short working week suggests many people may have taken advantage by taking a holiday. Retail parks were not as affected, with the index increasing by 0.3% week on week.
UK National Weekly index
Change for week 17, week-on-week: +0.1%
Change for week 17, year-on-year: -4.0%
UK Retail Park Index
Change for week 13, week-on-week: +0.3%
Change for week 13, year-on-year: -0.8%